Learning about the fence industry: The AFA

The Association’s AFA University offers several multi-day educational programs including Fence Installation School and offers certification programs including the CFP – Certified Fence Professional designation, recognizing individuals who have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to quality and improving standards within the fence industry. The AFA produces Fencepost Magazine, Across the Fence e-newsletter and the annual FenceTech show, the largest show of its kind in North America, featuring a packed schedule of educational and networking opportunities. Local chapters offer further educational opportunities and AFA Divisions and affiliated associations including the Vinyl Manufacturers Association and the Chain link Fence Manufacturers Institute (chainlinkinfo.org) deliver more specialized knowledge. Learn more at americanfenceassociation.com.